Celebrate Friendiversary Week!

Today marks the beginning of “Friendiversary” – an annual, week-long celebration of friendship and reading for kids. To kick of this special occasion, we will be throwing our own Friendship Parties for all of the young readers at the South Boston and Yawkey Boys & Girls Club
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The Boston Book Festival!

Check out the The Boston Book Festival on October 17th-19th! If you love books, interactive workshops, famous authors, and free festivals (who doesn’t?), then you certainly won’t want to miss the Boston Book Festival next week at Copley Square! The Festival brings together famous spea
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Meet Team Generations Incorporated: Kate Brodoff

This September, I will ride 50 miles for team Generations Incorporated in the Rodman Ride for Kids. Why? Because this is the power that this organization and its volunteers have: I remember my year as an AmeriCorps member, participating in direct service. One of my first days at the B
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Remember When You Took Your Training Wheels Off?

Think back to the moment you learned to ride a bicycle… It’s a triumphant life historical marker. Overcoming what seems an insurmountable obstacle, and feeling equipped and capable of accomplishing any forthcoming challenge. Now prepare yourself for a journey… …
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Read Across America Day

Happy birthday, Dr. Seuss! The beloved author’s birthday was Saturday, March 2nd, and Generations Incorporated celebrated on Friday with students from Blackstone Elementary, one of our sites in the South End. We took part in Read Across America Day, an opportunity for volunteers to re
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Suffolk Downs Honors Volunteers for Service

Flowers, horses, and volunteers in green jackets adorned the Suffolk Downs race track on June 2, as Generations Incorporated volunteers were honored for their dedicated services to improving children’s literacy in East Boston and Revere. The Community Winner’s Circle was established i
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Senator John Kerry’s Visit with AmeriCorps

Shortly before Senator John Kerry arrived, the folks from the Massachusetts Service Alliance shuttled us upstairs.  They quickly briefed us on how the event would proceed: handshakes with the Senator first, group photo second, and discussion third.  Then our small group was able to ta
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Recap of Generations Incorporated’s Between the Lines 2012

From left to right: David Shapiro, Scott McLellan, Andrea Swain, Josh Kraft, Harry Duvall, Alyse Giambone, Mary Gunn
The countdown is over. Generations Incorporated’s (GI) 4th annual Between the Lines event has now come and gone. It was a special evening to honor Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston (BGCB) for their commitment to youth and our effective partnership. But even almost a week out, we’re sti
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